Michael Osborne

Michael Osborne is an award-winning filmmaker, actor, and writer based in Los Angeles, CA. His recent short film Silverlake Afternoon is currently making its rounds at film festivals worldwide and is soon to be released online at Dekkoo. Since coming out late in his 30s, he’s been making up for lost time and writing about it!

Michael Osborne's Stories

Like a Virgin

Like most young men in America, I had gone my entire life believing I was meant to be with a woman. I had some satisfying sexual and romantic relationships with them, fell in love with one once, and truly convinced myself this was my path. But, I wasn’t being honest with myself. An unexplored side […]

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“Ya know, I can see it all. You and that girly little voice…You’re gonna’ grow up to be a faggot.” I was 12, on the verge of 13, on a camping trip with my best friend, Patrick, his family, and a few other families, where it seemed that faggots were not welcome. I wasn’t exactly […]

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